Sports

By Bill Hall   On Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission passed additional regulatory measures affecting Virginia’s commercial and recreational striped bass/rockfish fisheries. These “emergency actions” were in response to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s (ASMFC) 2018 Striped Bass Benchmark Stock Assessment, which indicated that the biomass...
Story by Matthew Yoder The scoreboard read 51-21 at the conclusion of the game, but for the Chincoteague Ponies and their fans the loss was more directly experienced and intimate.  Star running back and senior Dakota Bowden suffered a broken leg in the second half of the Aug. 29 game against...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf Broadwater Vikings captured their first victory of the season in front of a home crowd in Exmore. They defeated Denbigh Baptist Chirstian School in three straight sets 25-13, 25-16, 25-9, with a final score of 3-0. A roster that boasts mainly seniors is highlighted by sophomore...
Story and Photo by Brennan Waldorf Warriors found running room but were hampered by turnovers and penalties in their 21-59 loss to the Rappahannock Raiders. The score shows a loss, but the Warriors gained valuable experience that should provide a strong building block for a team with only five seniors. Nandua’s...
Photo by Bill Sterling Steve McClaskey and Joe Moss won the Member-Guest Golf Tournament at the Eastern Shore Yacht & Country Club recently with the team of Ted Duer and Phil Snyder sharing second place with Jeff Shield and Bill Shield. Finishing fourth was John Morgan and Scott Harvard. Pictured...
By Bill Hall On Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019, the Virginia Marine Resources Commission passed additional regulatory measures affecting Virginia’s commercial and recreational striped bass/rockfish fisheries. These “emergency actions” were in response to the Atlantic States Marine Fisheries Commission’s (ASMFC) 2018 Striped Bass Benchmark Stock Assessment, which indicated that the biomass...
Caroline Turner, of Accomac, with her 10-pound citation sheepshead. She caught this while fishing with her dad in the lower bay. Turner graduated from Nandua High School and attends JMU.
Submitted Article The YMCA of South Hampton Roads announced last week it has named Anthony Walters as its new president and chief executive officer, effective Dec. 2, 2019. Selected by the Y’s board of birectors, following a three-month search, Walters will succeed Billy George, who will enter retirement after more...